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Tuesday, May 21, 2019
The following HealthQuest programs are provided by Skagit Regional Health:      Doc Talk: Eating and Body Image Disorders in the U.S. Eating and Body Image disorders affect more than one-third of adults in their lifetime, and at least 3% of all adolescents in the United States. Join David Escobar, DO for a discussion on recognizing and treating these disorders that affect our families, our ...read more
Categories: Education, Events
Friday, May 17, 2019
The Boys & Girls Club of Skagit County is thrilled bring back their popular summer event, Keys for Kids, to be held on two nights, Friday, June 21st & Saturday, June 22nd at Stepping Stones Garden. The outdoor event will feature dueling pianos along with outstanding food and drink, all in the beautiful setting of Stepping Stones Garden (17503 Cook Rd, Burlington, WA 98233).   The evening begins ...read more
Categories: Events, Community, Fundraising
Friday, May 17, 2019
BURLINGTON, WA—May 18, 2019   The 2019 Little League season started with the addition of two new electronic scoreboards at the Skagit River Park baseball fields. Further improvements to the Skagit River sports complex baseball fields include two new scorekeeper booths and improved storage areas.   The scoreboards will be used for games and tournaments played on city-maintained fields.  “The ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Economic
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
 Doc Talk: Eating and Body Image Disorders in the U.S. Eating and Body Image disorders affect more than one-third of adults in their lifetime, and at least 3% of all adolescents in the United States. Join David Escobar, DO for a discussion on recognizing and treating these disorders that affect our families, our friends and our neighbors. No charge, but pre-registration required by calling ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Events
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
BURLINGTON – The community is invited to explore the world of aviation on July 13, 2019 at Heritage Flight Museum.   The Port of Skagit is partnering with Heritage Flight Museum to host the port’s Community Aviation Day in conjunction with the museum’s July Fly Day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.   The Port of Skagit is sponsoring admission for the museum’s July Fly Day, so the event will be FREE to ...read more
Categories: Events, Community, Press Release
Monday, May 13, 2019
Another season of activity is well underway at our treasured Fairgrounds. Things kicked off this spring with the SICBA Home and Garden Show, March 22nd–24th. April 12th & 13th saw the Fairgrounds hosting our very own 27th Annual Spring Garage Sale, Antiques & More Event. We will also be hosting our Fall Garage Sale in 2019, September 20-21. These garage sale events have more than 150 vendors, ...read more
Monday, May 13, 2019
Bellingham, WA – May 10, 2019 – OASYS Inc today announced the appointment of Rob Takemura to the role of Chief Operating Officer. As COO, Takemura will drive divisional operations and bring organizational leadership across all divisions of OASYS Inc. His uniquely diversified background and management roles compliment the distinct suite of products and services offered by OASYS.  “First and ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release
Thursday, May 09, 2019
Elder Care Options: Gathering Your Support Team at Home Community members are invited to join Debbie Gann of Home Attendant Care for informational workshops focusing on care options available to the elder population. Gann has 30 years of experience working with senior citizens and their families as they plan for the future and work through transition times. The first session will include ...read more
Categories: Community, Events, Education
Tuesday, May 07, 2019
 
Categories: Community, Education, Economic
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Blood DriveMAY 13 (MON) Skagit Regional Clinics - Riverbend 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 2320 Freeway Drive, Mount Vernon mobile bus Pre-registration required by calling 1-800-398-7888.    Elder Care Options: Gathering Your Support Team at Home Community members are invited to join Debbie Gann of Home Attendant Care for informational workshops focusing on care options available to the elder ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Events
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Date: First Tuesday of the Month (exception Sept 10 ) Time: 11:45 registration Program 12:00—12:30 pm Where: COPIA...on the Boulevard 1174 S. Burlington Blvd, Burlington Cost: FREE EVENT RSVP: 360-856-5793 or info@teammarjoe.com Seating is limited This FREE Lunch & Learn Event is open to Business Owners, HR Professionals and those considering a Start Up Venture Be my Guest! The program runs ...read more
Categories: Economic, Education, Events
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Legislature approves 2019-21 capital budget, investing nearly $28.5 million into the 10th District for local projectsIn a 97-1 vote Sunday, the Washington State Legislature approved the 2019-21 capital budget. Also known as the state's construction budget, the $4.9 billion spending plan makes key investments in mental and behavioral health facilities, K-12 school construction, higher education ...read more
Categories: Economic, Political, Press Release
Monday, April 29, 2019
By Jennifer Thompson  The thing I love about Skagit County is that it’s truly a tight-knit community, where everyone looks out for one other. I moved to La Conner 30 years ago to raise my children here, drawn by the small-town feel, support and generosity of the community, abundant running trails, and gorgeous scenery. I’m proud to call Skagit County home.  I started working in real estate ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Community, Education
Friday, April 26, 2019
Clubs in Anacortes, Burlington, Concrete, Sedro-Woolley, and Mount Vernon, including LaVenture & Mount Baker will be in operation this summer, offering extended hours, themed weeks, meals & snacks, field trips, and purposeful & intentional programs and activities that engage youth of all ages. Rates, hours, and ages vary between Clubs, so be sure to visit www.skagitclubs.org for more information ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education
Friday, April 26, 2019
BOARD MEMBER SPOTLIGHT: ADRIAN SANTANGELO OF INTERPRETING TECHNOLOGY Adrian Santangelo, owner of Interpreting Technology, has over two decades of computer forensic and IT experience. His career began with deep roots in information and network security. He has been a self-employed IT professional all his adult life, ranging from security and forensics to networking and repair. Adrian, and his ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Human Interest
Tuesday, April 23, 2019
The following HealthQuest programs are provided by Skagit Regional Health:  Blood Drive                 MAY 13 (MON) IN MOUNT VERNON10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Skagit Regional Clinics – Riverbend2320 Freeway Drive, Mount Vernon mobile bus Pre-registration required by calling 1-800-398-7888.  Stop the Bleed®: What Everyone Should Know to Stop Bleeding After an Injury During this free, hands-on ...read more
Categories: Community, Events, Education